This week the potters played with fire during their main task, when judges Kate Malone and Keith Brymer Jones asked them to make 10 identical long-necked vases using the raku
00pm Kate Malone and Keith Brymer Jones (below) ask the potters to make 10 identical long necked vases using the Raku
Tonight, the remaining contestants have to make 10 identical long-necked vases using a hand-shaping technique called Raku
, as well as identical candlesticks.
With Obvara having so many names and with each country having its own language, the organisation Baltic Raku
is working to brand a regional term for the process of Obvara as 'Baltic Raku
She learned Raku
early, but started her career as a painter and then turned to sculpture.
The ceramic work ranged from low-fire smoked and Raku
vessels to high-fire functional and sculptural pieces in porcelain and stoneware.
Meanwhile, a spokesman for the Russian embassy in Canberra, Maxim Raku
, said the deployment of the ships was not directly related to Australia.
The organisers provided the raw materials needed to get started including, for those interested in ceramics, the opportunity to hand glaze raku
Inspired to create something that had the look of an artifact that could have been unearthed by his young daughters who loved digging “for buried treasure” with toy shovels, ceramic artist John Davis chose Raku
On just about any Saturday at The Pybus Market, ceramic artist Terry Porlier is at the south end of the building to greet you with his stoneware, porcelain and Raku
Sober and tactile, Raku
vessels have been admired by tea devotees for centuries; many connoisseurs value them as the greatest tea bowls of all.
The block-party-style open house gives the community a chance to observe "hot techniques" like raku
firing, bead making and blacksmithing, with more than 15 artists demonstrating their craft.